Boy Scout Troop 465 Hickory Flat, GA



2021 Camp Card Sales
February 22nd - May 9th

Camp Cards are discount cards to businesses that your Scout can use as a fundraiser for Scouting activities. For every $5.00 card sold, your Scout earns $2.50 going to their Scout account. These funds can be used for any Scouting activity including Summer Camp. You can find more details at https://www.atlantabsa.org/campcards. Tuesday, May 9th is the final date to turn in all monies/unsold cards. Direct questions to the Troop Treasurer, Bill Hamlin, treasurer@troop465.org.

Troop 465 History Project

John Ballard, Nancy Wick, and Dan Warner, along with several others have completed this December 2018 edition of "A Brief History of Troop 465; the First Fifty-Five Years". It's 222 pages which covers 1963 -2018.

Please read and review this document and provide us with any suggestions, comments, corrections, or additions.

With many of you helping (both past and present Troop members and families) this can be a very rewarding project!!!

Please submit your items to Dan Warner at dfwarner2013@gmail.com, or call him at 678-488-5925, or stop by the Scout hut on Monday nights.

Thank you for your assistance,

Troop 465 History Committee

 

The purpose of the Boy Scouts of America, incorporated on February 8, 1910, and chartered by Congress in 1916, is to:

Provide an educational program for boys and young adults to build character.

Train in the responsibilities of participating citizenship.

Develop personal fitness.

How you can get involved:

JOIN as a youth member with Troop 465.

VOLUNTEER as a Troop Committee member or Assistant Scoutmaster

GIVE to 465 Alumni Inc. to support Troop 465's sponsor.

  Serving youth for over 50 years, Troop 465 has had a proud heritage of molding boys into men according to the criteria listed above. Our Scoutmaster Emeritus, George Lingefelt, say's "If you want boys to become leaders, you have to train them and then let them lead", and thus began our "boy-lead troop" mind set. Jason Norred is our current Scoutmaster and passes these skills on. In fact, Scoutmaster Norred is only our 8th Scoutmaster since 1963.

Since 1996, the Troop Sponsor has been 465 Alumni, Inc., dba Friends of Troop 465, a non-profit organization specifically enacted to support Troop 465 both financially and philosophically. Troop 465 has a permanent Scout Hut, on over 3 acres, thanks to the generosity and foresight of 465 Alumni, Inc.

Troop 465 is unique because of the tremendous support from our members and their families. If you would like more information about joining troop 465, please click here.

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Upcoming

March 15, 2021
Registration Deadline
Spring Camporee

March 26 - 28, 2021
Spring Camporee

April 5, 2021
Registration Deadline
Iron Chef Campout

April 16 - 18, 2021
Iron Chef Campout

May 9, 2021
Last day to turn in all monies/unsold Camp Cards

June 13 - 19, 2021
Summer Camp
Camp Rainey Mountain


Troop 465 Online Store
Pay for outings, dues, and purchase Troop merchandise

 

BSA Troop 465, 5742 East Cherokee Drive
Canton, GA 30115

Scoutmaster - Jason Norred,
scoutmaster@troop465.org

Committee Chair - Ken Orris,
cchair@troop465.org

For website suggestions, history site additions, pictures of troop events to upload, etc., please email: webmaster@troop465.org
Updated 3/3/2021